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[audio]The Discovery Of The Future - H. G. Wells
LibriVox recording of The Discovery Of The Future by H. G. Wells. Read in English by David Wales The Discovery of the Future is a 1902 philosophical lecture by H. G. Wells that argues for the knowability of the future. It was originally delivered to the Royal Institution on January 24, 1902. Wells begins by distinguishing between "two divergent types of mind," one that judges and attaches importance principally to what has happened in the past and one that judges and attaches importance princip...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; future; science; past; scientific knowledge
[audio]The Directory of the Devout Life - Frederick Brotherton Meyer
LibriVox recording of The Directory of the Devout Life by Frederick Brotherton Meyer. Read in English by MaryAnn Spiegel. We can never allow the great objective facts of Christianity, and their attendant doctrines, to sink low on our horizon; but we must give equal prominence to the demands of Christ for a righteousness which shall exceed that of the Scribes and Pharisees, and a perfection which shall resemble that of God...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; Christianity; Jesus; Christ; christian; gospel of matthew; sermon on the mount; bible commentary; st. matthew; saint matthew; beatitudes; blessed; salt and light; love your enemies; do unto others; treasure in heaven; narrow gate; ask seek knock; foolish builder
[audio]Menschenhasser - Dietrich Theden
LibriVox recording of Menschenhasser by Dietrich Theden. Read in German by Ramona Deininger-Schnabel Hunter, ein Deutsch-Australier kehrt nach langen Jahren als reicher, aber verbitterter Mann nach Berlin zurück, erfährt über Umwege, dass seine Ex-Ehefrau die zwei gemeinsamen Kinder wahrscheinlich umgebracht hat und beschließt, deren Tode zu rächen. Dazu schleicht er sich unter fremden Namen in den bizarren Haushalt der zickigen Frau und ihren geizigen Kauz und Neu-Ehemann ein, lernt deren...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; Berlin; Australien; mord; hunter; flucht; erbschaft; kriminalroman; auswanderung; wutschow
[audio]A Charming Fellow - Frances Eleanor Trollope
LibriVox recording of A Charming Fellow by Frances Eleanor Trollope. Read in English by Angel5 A scathing criticism of social climbing underlies this unsettling story by Frances Eleanor Trollope, sister-in-law to Anthony and daughter-in-law to Frances Milton Trollope. Published in 1876, A Charming Fellow is a serious exploration of a bitterly unhappy marriage and its consequences, as seen through the eyes of diverse, well-drawn characters...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks
[audio]The Heptameron of the Tales of Margaret, Queen of Navarre, Vol. 2 - Marguerite of Navarre
LibriVox recording of The Heptameron of the Tales of Margaret, Queen of Navarre, Vol. 2 by Marguerite of Navarre. (Translated by George Saintsbury.) Read in English by Lynne Thompson; Anna Simon; Mary J; Martin Geeson THE HEPTAMERON, first published posthumously in 1558, is divided into seven complete days containing 10 stories each, and an eighth day containing only 2 stories. The stories, many of which deal with love and infidelity, resulted in "accusations of looseness" by critics of the day...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; adultery; seduction; Reformation; navarre; marguerite of angouleme
Downloads: 34
[audio]David Copperfield - Charles Dickens
LibriVox recording of David Copperfield (deutsch) by Charles Dickens. (Translated by Gustav Meyrink.) Read in German by Hans Hafen David Copperfield, Originaltitel David Copperfield or The Personal History Experience and Observation of David Copperfield the Younger of Blunderstone Rookery ist ein Bildungsroman des englischen Schriftstellers Charles Dickens aus dem Jahr 1849. Der Roman erzählt die Lebensgeschichte von David Copperfield, hinter dem sich der Autor selbst in verfremdeter Form verbi...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; bildungsroman; erwachsen werden
[audio]Selected Works of E. Boyd Smith - E. Boyd Smith
LibriVox recording of Selected Works of E. Boyd Smith by E. Boyd Smith. Read in English by Barry Eads A sampling of the children's books written and illustrated by E. Boyd Smith. The first story is Mr. Smith's version of the Story of Noah's Ark. He then tells us the story of Pocahontas and Captain John Smith. Next we join a hen as she hatches her chicks and their life on the farm. We then go on several adventures with Bob and Betty as they visit their Uncle's farm, go to the seashore and learn ...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; history; ships; animals; short stories; United States; Native Americans; farms; noah; settlers; railroads; childrens stories; ark; pocahontas
Downloads: 13
[audio]Die Weissagung - Arthur Schnitzler
LibriVox recording of Die Weissagung by Arthur Schnitzler. Read in German by Hokuspokus Freiherr von Schottenegg ist ein großer Liebhaber des Amateurtheaters und führt jeden Sommer auf seinem Schloss zusammen mit einem Kreis Gleichgesinnter Stücke auf. Auf eine Bitte des Freiherrn schreibt der Ich-Erzähler ein Schauspiel speziell für den Rasenplatz, der für die Aufführungen genutzt wird. Am Tag der Vorstellung erzählt ihm Freiherr von Umprecht, der die Hauptrolle spielen soll, eine äu...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; theater; prophezeiung
Downloads: 67
[audio]Mr. Punch's Pocket Ibsen - F. Anstey
LibriVox recording of Mr. Punch's Pocket Ibsen by F. Anstey. Read in English by a full cast. These short comic parodies of five well-known tragedies by Henrik Ibsen originally appeared in Punch, the British humor magazine. From the prefatory note: "The author is conscious that his imitation is painfully lacking in the mysterious obscurity of the original, that the vein of allegorical symbolism is thinner throughout than it should be, and that the characters are not nearly so mad as persons inva...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; ibsen; parody
Downloads: 195
[audio]Pan-American Poems: an anthology - Various
LibriVox recording of Pan-American Poems: an anthology by Various. (Translated by Agnes Blake Poor.) Read in English by Eric Metzler; Brendan Nelson-Weiss; Glenn O'Brien; Leni; KHand; Greg Giordano; Matt Zeisler; Little Tee; Shari Whitman; SReisman In this anthology, Agnes Blake Poor introduces to the American public a collection of Latin American poets in translation. The poems are organized by country of origin, and present a variety of subjects and meters, aptly translated into English verse ...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; latin america; brazilian literature; spanish american literature
Downloads: 51
[audio]On the Nature of Things (Leonard translation) - Titus Lucretius Carus
LibriVox recording of On the Nature of Things by Titus Lucretius Carus (c.99 BC - 55 BC). Translated by William Ellery Leonard (1876 - 1944). Read in English by Daniel Vimont. On the Nature of Things, written in the first century BCE by Titus Lucretius Carus, is one of the principle expositions on Epicurean philosophy and science to have survived from antiquity. Far from being a dry treatise on the many topics it covers, the original Latin version (entitled De Rerum Natura) was written in the fo...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; classics; ethics; metaphysics; antiquity; epicureanism; epicurean
Downloads: 219
[audio]The Workhouse Clock - Thomas Hood
LibriVox recording of The Workhouse Clock by Thomas Hood. Read in English by David Lawrence; Jason Mills; Julia Niedermaier; Larry Greene There were scarcely any events in the life of Thomas Hood. One condition there was of too potent determining importance—life-long ill health; and one circumstance of moment—a commercial failure, and consequent expatriation. Beyond this, little presents itself for record in the outward facts of this upright and beneficial career, bright with genius and cor...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks
Downloads: 7
[audio]Theodore Roosevelt; An Address Delivered Before The Congress Of The United States - Henry Cabot Lodge
LibriVox recording of Theodore Roosevelt; An Address Delivered Before The Congress Of The United States by Henry Cabot Lodge. Read in English by David Wales A biographical encomium delivered on the occasion of Roosevelt's death. Theodore "T.R." Roosevelt, Jr. (1858 – 1919) was an American author, naturalist, explorer, historian, and politician who served as the 26th President of the United States...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; biography; Theodore Roosevelt; remembrance; praise; encomium; panegyric
Downloads: 87
[audio]A Yorkshire Tragedy - Thomas Middleton
LibriVox recording of A Yorkshire Tragedy by Thomas Middleton. A Yorkshire Tragedy: Not So New as Lamentable and True (1619) tells the gruesome tale of Walter Calverly who stabbed his wife and killed his two young sons in April 1605. This recording is based on the text of the second quarto, which was attributed to William Shakespeare on its title page. This transcription is based on the 1619 quarto at the Boston Public Library...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; tragedy; middleton; yorkshire; renaissance drama; shakespeare apocrypha; early modern drama; calverly; domestic tragedy
Downloads: 302
[audio]Menexenus - Plato (Πλάτων)
LibriVox recording of Menexenus by Plato (Πλάτων). (Translated by Benjamin Jowett.) Read in English by Geoffrey Edwards Menexenus (ΜΕΝΕΞΕΝΟΣ) is thought to have been written by Plato (ΠΛΑΤΩΝ). The dialogue consists of Socrates (ΣΩΚΡΑΤΗΣ) recounting a funeral oration he claims to have learned from the female philosopher Aspasia (ΑΣΠΑΣΙΑ) who may have been wealthy, a courtesan or both...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; Greek; plato; funeral; philsophy
Downloads: 262
[audio]Blazed Trail Stories and Stories Of The Wild Life - Stewart Edward White
LibriVox recording of Blazed Trail Stories and Stories Of The Wild Life by Stewart Edward White. Read in English by David Wales Thirteen short stories by a popular writer of the early 20th century (not to be confused with an earlier book Blazed Trail). White's books were popular at a time when America was losing its vanishing wilderness. He was a keen observer of the beauties of nature and human nature, yet could render them in a plain-spoken style...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; nature; short stories; American West; nineteenth century; frontier; wilderness; West
Downloads: 249
[audio]Light on Life’s Difficulties - James Allen
LibriVox recording of Light on Life’s Difficulties by James Allen. Read in English by Andrea Fiore When a man enters a dark room he is not sure of his movements, he cannot see objects around him, or properly locate them, and is liable to hurt himself by coming into sudden contact with them. But let a light be introduced, and immediately all confusion disappears. Every object is seen, and there is no danger of being hurt...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; New Thought; heaven; love; sin; mind; thought; wisdom; metaphysics; Ego; Law; self-help; sorrow; reality; purity; change; spirit; Occult; peace; happiness; truth; willpower
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[audio]Eighteen Months' Imprisonment - Donald Shaw
LibriVox recording of Eighteen Months' Imprisonment by Donald Shaw. Read in English by Lee Smalley This is an absorbing memoir of an inmate's experiences and impressions while in a London prison. He describes himself as "a man of education and worldly experience" and weighing "19 stone 13 lbs" (279 lbs), a stone being 14 lbs, at the beginning of his imprisonment but not upon his release. The author writes with a reporter's keen perception and a talented novelist's ability to engage and at times...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; prison experiences
Downloads: 293
[audio]The Persians - Aeschylus
LibriVox recording of The Persians by Aeschylus. (Translated by Edmund Doidge Anderson Morshead.) Read in English by Elizabeth Klett; Kristin Gjerløw; ToddHW; Libby Gohn; Peter Tucker; Mary J; Sarah Terry; Tara Flynn This is one of the few Greek tragedies that deals with historical events rather than mythological ones. The elders of the Persian court await new of the outcome of the Battle of Salamis, and mourn when they find that their king, Xerxes, has lost to the Greeks...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; war; athens; greece; Persia; xerxes; darius; battle of salamis
Downloads: 218
[audio]Dooryard Stories - Clara Dillingham Pierson
LibriVox recording of Dooryard Stories by Clara Dillingham Pierson. Read in English by Trotsa. A collections of stories about the animals around our houses, the birds, the cats, and even the bugs! Written in a humorous and very interesting style, the animals sound almost human, and you can learn along with them. You'll learn what happens to a hog caterpillar when he does not take advice, how a a young bird took a nasty fall because he didn't obey his parents, and how happy it made some robins w...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; birds; swift; flicker; robin; talking animals; learning lessons; polistes; yellow-billed cuckoo; tumble-bug; sparrow; chipping sparrow; blackbird; phoebe; hog caterpillar; catbird; hairbirds
Downloads: 122
[audio]Short Nonfiction Collection Vol. 033 - Various
LibriVox recording of Short Nonfiction Collection Vol. 033 by Various. Read in English by Nicholas James Bridgewater; Edmund Bloxam; Craig Campbell; ACBowgus; Isana; Sue Anderson; Tip Brown; Availle; Julia Niedermaier; Delmar H Dolbier; Michele Fry Eighteen short nonfiction works in the public domain, independently chosen by the readers. Topics include astronomy, religion, United States history, football, child raising, Tokyo firebombing, and more...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; religion; Jonathan Swift; mathematics; George Washington; arabic; parenting; sports; Islam; John Muir; football; u. s civil war; shiloh; sir issac newton; inaugural speeches; california redwoods; mt. ranier; ulysses s. grant; muhammad; quran; tokyo firebombing; wwii; robertg. ingersoll; elmer berry; william fraser tolmie
Downloads: 116
[audio]The Wrecker - Robert Louis Stevenson; Lloyd Osbourne
LibriVox recording of The Wrecker by Robert Louis Stevenson; Lloyd Osbourne. Read in English by Antony Brown; Lynne Thompson; Jules Hawryluk; Bill Boerst; Muggle1013; KHand; whdemick; deongines; Reeses118; Denise Nordell The Wrecker (1892) is a novel written by Robert Louis Stevenson in collaboration with his stepson Lloyd Osbourne. The story is a 'sprawling, episodic adventure story, a comedy of brash manners and something of a detective mystery'...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; Mystery; shipwreck; robert lewis stevenson
Downloads: 266
[audio]The Burial of the Guns - Thomas Nelson Page
LibriVox recording of The Burial of the Guns by Thomas Nelson Page. Read in English by Mark F. Smith This is a book of short stories centered around the Civil War and its aftermath. The author was a prominent Virginian in his day, and his writing shows a talent for poignant reminiscences. The title comes from the second story, in which an artillery unit detached from Lee's army determines to follow their last orders - not to let their cannons fall into Union hands - despite Lee's surrender and ...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; us civil war; war remembrances
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[audio]Odysseus - Karl Friedrich Becker
LibriVox recording of Odysseus by Karl Friedrich Becker. Read in German by Karlsson Odysseus, König von Ithaka, ist sicher einer der bekanntesten Helden der griechischen Mythologie. Nach der Eroberung Trojas begibt er sich mit seinen Gefährten auf die Heimreise über das Meer. Die Reise entwickelt sich jedoch zu einer zehn Jahre dauernden Irrfahrt, auf der er zahlreiche Abenteuer erlebt, die er nur dank seines außergewöhnlichen Verstandes und seiner listigen Ideen überlebt...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; Odyssee; irrfahrten
Downloads: 167
[audio]Danger! and Other Stories - Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
LibriVox recording of Danger! and Other Stories by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. Read in English by Nick Nugent; Mike Pelton; Tanica; Andrea Coffee; Gilles G. Le Blanc; Josh Kirsh; Marc Rasi; Bill Mosley This is a volume of short stories by the famous Arthur Conan Doyle. - Summary by Carolin For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; short stories; danger
Downloads: 558
[audio]Eryxias - Plato (Πλάτων)
LibriVox recording of Eryxias by Plato (Πλάτων). (Translated by Benjamin Jowett.) Read in English by Geoffrey Edwards Eryxias (ΕΡΥΞΙΑΣ) may not have been written by Plato (ΠΛΑΤΩΝ). The dialogue discusses whether wealth has value and what the aim of philosophy should be. (Summary by Geoffrey Edwards) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this re...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; philosophy; economics; Greek; ethics; plato; money
Downloads: 121
[audio]Die Wiedergeburt des Melchior Dronte - Paul Busson
LibriVox recording of Die Wiedergeburt des Melchior Dronte by Paul Busson. Read in German by Ramona Deininger-Schnabel ***WARNUNG: Dieses Buch ist für Hörer unter 16 Jahren nicht geeignet!*** Mysterythriller über den jungen Grafen Melchior Dronte, der von dekadenten Adeligen und einem grausamen Vater umgeben aufwächst, in seinem wilden Studentenleben auf die schiefe Bahn gerät, zum Militärdienst fliehen muss, mehrmals einem absonderlichen arabischen Heiligen, dem Ewli, begegnet und sogar ...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; teufel; wiedergeburt; seelenwanderung; versuchung; seelenfänger; seelenverwandschaft
Downloads: 107
[audio]Young Folks' Bible - Josephine Pollard
LibriVox recording of Young Folks' Bible by Josephine Pollard. Read in English by Kimberly Dion The Sweet Stories of God's Word in the Language of Childhood For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording. For more free audio books or to become a volunteer reader, visit LibriVox.org.
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; bible
Downloads: 105
[audio]Geschichte des Peloponnesischen Kriegs - Thucydides (Θουκυδίδης)
LibriVox recording of Geschichte des Peloponnesischen Kriegs by Thucydides. (Translated by Christian Nathanael von Osiander.) Read in German by redaerThukydides beschrieb den Peloponnesischen Krieg (431 bis 404 v. Chr.) zwischen dem von Athen geführten Attischen Seebund und dem Peloponnesischen Bund unter Sparta bis zum Jahr 411 v. Chr. Er bemühte sich um eine genaue Ermittelung der Tatsachen und wertfreie Darstellung von Ursachen und Wirkungen...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; German; Hörbuch; Deutsch; thukydides
Downloads: 80
[audio]何處へ (Doko e) - Hakuchō Masamune
LibriVox recording of 何處へ (Doko e) by Hakuchō Masamune. Read in Japanese by ekzemplaro. 文学部を卒業して一年たつ菅原健次は雑誌記者として働いていて、妹二人と両親の五人で上野の近くに暮らしている。雑誌の仕事への興味を失い、自分でもどこに行くか分からなくなっている。そんな状態の彼の、同級生、織田、箕浦、久保田、そして桂田博士とその夫人などとの交遊が描かれてい...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; Tokyo; young man; meiji
Downloads: 47
[audio]The Submarine Boys on Duty - Victor G. Durham
LibriVox recording of The Submarine Boys on Duty by Victor G. Durham. Read in English by Mike Pelton; Lynne Thompson; Richard Kilmer; Kenneth Sergeant Gaghan; BrokenRiver Jack Benson and Hal Hastings arrive in Dunhaven, looking for adventure. But in a sleepy, little town, they might not find much. When they find out that there is a submarine in the shipyard, they decide that this is what they have been looking for...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; submarines
Downloads: 487
[audio]The Chessmen of Mars - Edgar Rice Burroughs
LibriVox recording of The Chessmen of Mars by Edgar Rice Burroughs. Read in English by Thomas A. Copeland Tara of Helium, John Carter's second child, is nearly as beautiful as her mother, Deja Thoris, and as independent-minded as her father. These qualities cause her much grief during a long series of imprisonments by hostile aliens. She is aided by a rejected suitor whom she fails to recognize but gradually learns first to trust and then to love, despite what she imagines to be a hopeless chas...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; adventure; romance; fantasy; Mars; love; evolution; battle; classism
Downloads: 354
[audio]The Art of Stage Dancing - Ned Wayburn
LibriVox recording of The Art of Stage Dancing by Ned Wayburn. Read in English by Jill Janovetz; Viglione; Ramon Escamilla; Jewel Raquel; MaryAnn; Cynthia Moyer; Pamela Krantz; ashleighjane; rookieblue; Marmalade Hanna; Suebee; PDyer; Kristin Gjerløw; Availle; Peter Makus; Anna Simon Ned Wayburn, a popular and outstanding choreographer of the early 1900's, writes about the different styles and requirements of dancing and his way of teaching it...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks
Downloads: 214
[audio]Dorothy Dixon and the Mystery Plane - Noel E. Sainsbury
LibriVox recording of Dorothy Dixon and the Mystery Plane by Noel E. Sainsbury. Read in English by Susan Morin Young peoples book of adventure in aviation with young women in the lead rolls. This is in the earlier days of aviation. - Summary by Susan Morin For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; young readers adventure mystery aviation
Downloads: 720
[audio]The Time is Not Yet Ripe - Thomas Louis Buvelot Esson
LibriVox recording of The Time is Not Yet Ripe by Thomas Louis Buvelot Esson. Read in English by Lars Rolander; Availle; Algy Pug; Phil Benson; Janet; Beth Thomas; Kristin Gjerløw; ToddHW; Jon Smith; Libby Gohn; Savannah; bala; Frances Brown; Victoria P; Nick Bulka; Peter Tucker; Ben Lindsey-Clark; Robert Dixon Thomas Louis Buvelot Esson (1878 - 1943) was an Australian poet, journalist and playwright...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; politics; drama; 1912; australia; esson; election
Downloads: 118
[audio]History of England from the Invasion of Julius Caesar to the Revolution of 1688, Volume 1F - David Hume
LibriVox recording of History of England from the Invasion of Julius Caesar to the Revolution of 1688, Volume 1F by David Hume. Read in English by Jim Denison David Hume is one of the great philosophers of the Western intellectual tradition. His philosophical writings earned him lasting fame and renown; his historical writing earned his bread and butter. His "The History of England from the Invasion of Julius Caesar to the Revolution of 1688", published between 1754 and 1764, was immensely popu...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks
Downloads: 708
[audio]The Moorland Cottage - Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell
LibriVox recording of The Moorland Cottage by Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell. Read in English by Lynne Thompson; Edmund Lilley; Gina Belmonde; mlaura; Claudia Salto; Jesse Bordwin; Tara Dow "Maggie Brown is torn between her mother who constantly tells her to live for her selfish brother (to whom she gives all her love) to her wish to marry Frank and live for herself. Maggie's plight for independence shows the change in women's role, which started to take place during that time...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; love story; Victorian novel; Sea Story; feminist fiction; family drama
Downloads: 1,130
[audio]The Scarecrow of Oz - L. Frank Baum
LibriVox recording of The Scarecrow of Oz by L. Frank Baum. Read in English by Phil Chenevert The Scarecrow of Oz is the ninth book set in the Land of Oz written by L. Frank Baum. Published on July 16, 1915, it was Baum's personal favorite of the Oz books and tells of Cap'n Bill and Trot journeying to Oz and, with the help of the Scarecrow, overthrowing the cruel King Krewl of Jinxland. - Summary by wikipedia For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; Oz; baum; scarecrow
Downloads: 513
[audio]The Story of Atlantis and the Lost Lemuria - William Scott-Elliot
LibriVox recording of The Story of Atlantis and the Lost Lemuria by William Scott-Elliot. Read in English by Rapunzelina This volume contains two publications by W. Scott-Elliot, namely The Story of Atlantis (1896) and The Lost Lemuria (1904). A theosophist and believer of the Occult, W. Scott-Elliot gives us a description of the history and structure of Atlantis and Lemuria, along with what he considers evidence of this...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; Occult; pseudohistory; lost continents
Downloads: 855
[audio]Round the Red Lamp: Being Facts and Fancies of Medical Life - Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
LibriVox recording of Round the Red Lamp: Being Facts and Fancies of Medical Life by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. Read in English by Peter John Keeble; Greg Giordano; Anna Simon; Lynne Thompson; Lori Arsenault; Tanica; Dewaldo; Suprada Urval; Leanne; Claudia Salto This is a collection of short stories focussing on the problems that present themselves to physicians and surgeons in the course of their work...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; Mystery; physicians; surgeons; medical life; patients; doctors
Downloads: 663
[audio]Nobody
LibriVox recording of Nobody by Susan Warner. Read in English by Arie; Lynne Thompson; Arlene Joyce; Kimberly Krause; Gabriela Cowan; Cheryl Michele; rookieblue; Bria Snow; KHand; Fiddlesticks; and Monika Rolley. There are many romantic tales about a handsome and rich man falling in love with a beautiful lower class woman over the objections of his family. Remember Elizabeth Bennett and Fitzwilliam Darcy? however, it takes more than a good woman to secure a man's happiness...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks
Downloads: 692
[audio]Thuvia, Maid of Mars (version 3) - Edgar Rice Burroughs
LibriVox recording of Thuvia, Maid of Mars (version 3) by Edgar Rice Burroughs. Read in English by Mark Nelson The fourth book of the Barsoom series, Thuvia, Maid of Mars takes up the story of Thuvia, now Princess of Ptarth, and Carthoris, son of John Carter and Dejah Thoris. Thuvia is betrothed to Kulan Tith, Jeddak of Kaol in an arranged marriage. She spurns the advances of a suitor, Astok of Dusar, who then plots to abduct Thuvia, and frame Carthoris for the crime, igniting a war between Kao...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; librivox; science fiction; edgar rice burroughs; barsoom; classic sci-fi
Downloads: 899
[audio]The Recluse - William Wordsworth
LibriVox recording of The Recluse by William Wordsworth. Read in English by Andrea Fiore In the prefatory advertisement to the First Edition of the Prelude, 1850, it is stated that that poem was designed to be introductory to the Recluse, and that the Recluse, if completed, would have consisted of three parts. The second part is the Excursion. The third part was only planned. The first book of the first part was left in manuscript by Wordsworth...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; nature; romance; joy; life; love; freedom; liberty; reality; spirit; solitude; humanity; illusion; truth
Downloads: 220
[audio]The Ballad of the White Horse (Version 2) - G. K. Chesterton
LibriVox recording of The Ballad of the White Horse (Version 2) by G. K. Chesterton. Read in English by Gayle Cato The Ballad of the White Horse is a poem by G K Chesterton about the idealized exploits of the Saxon King Alfred the Great, published in 1911. Written in ballad form, the work is usually considered an epic poem. The poem narrates how Alfred was able to defeat the invading Danes at the Battle of Ethandun under the auspices of God working through the agency of the Virgin Mary...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; history; poem; allegory
Downloads: 366
[audio]Sammlung kurzer deutscher Prosa 043 - Various
LibriVox recording of Sammlung kurzer deutscher Prosa 043 by Various. Read in German by Karlsson; Hokuspokus; Fridgenius; Martin Seffers; Tentakel; Julia Niedermaier; Friedrich Diese Sammlung umfasst 15 deutschsprachige Prosa-Texte verschiedener Genres. Eine Liste weiterer kurzer Aufnahmen (Erzählungen, Gedichte, Märchen, Essays) in anderen LibriVox Sammlungen gibt es hier. For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if a...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks
Downloads: 220
[audio]Right Off The Bat - William F. Kirk
LibriVox recording of Right Off The Bat by William F. Kirk. Read in English by ACBowgus A Book of Baseball Ballads covering all aspects of our wonderful past-time. The ballads may seem out of date given some reference to drinking, smoking, and gambling. But anyone who knows history knows that these players were working men without million dollar contracts and players unions. This is baseball in its true raw form showing people who were paid next to nothing and loved the game...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; baseball ballads; america's past-time
Downloads: 602
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[audio]The Mermaid - Lily Dougall
LibriVox recording of The Mermaid by Lily Dougall. Read in English by Barry Eads; Lucretia B.; SeanReads; nsiner; Lynne Thompson; Arnie Horton; Rick Spangler; Bill Boerst; Arianna; Christine Stevens; Jill Preston; Tim Quinn; Pooja DSr; Jeremy Robertson "'What a fool I was not to go where she beckoned!' mused Caius. 'Where? Anywhere into the heart of the ocean, out of this dull, sordid life into the land of dreams.' For it must all have been a dream—a sweet, fantastic dream, imposed upon his s...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks
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[audio]Kari the Elephant - Dhan Gopal Mukerji
LibriVox recording of Kari the Elephant by Dhan Gopal Mukerji. Read in English by Adrian Praetzellis The adventures of an Indian boy and his beloved elephant. Born near Calcutta, Mukerji won the Newbury Medal for children's fiction. (Summary by Adrian Praetzellis) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; animals; India; elephant stories
Downloads: 713
[audio]Letters to Dead Authors - Andrew Lang
LibriVox recording of Letters to Dead Authors by Andrew Lang. Read in English by Brian Mansi; Wendy Almeida; Martin Geeson; Timothy Ferguson; Algy Pug; Michele Eaton; Greg Giordano; Eden Rea-Hedrick; Jacob Paul Starr; Leni With twenty two letters, addressed to various already deceased authors, Andrew Lang discusses literary subjects with his usual humour and acidity. The impulse for the writing of the letters came, almost as a joke, from the editor of the 'St...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; Epistles; literary criticism
Downloads: 404
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